Graduate lectures on
Kinetics of waves and particles in plasmas


11-30, March 6, 2003 Introduction into kinetics of waves and particles [notes as ps file]
10-00, March  10, 2003  Wave-particle interactions in plasma [notes as ps file]
10-00, March 17, 2003  Wave-wave interactions in plasma [notes as ps file]

Appendix: Complex integration and definite real integrals [notes as ps file]

Numerical Example 1: Relaxation of an unstable distribution of electrons [mpeg file]
Numerical Example 2: Quasilinear relaxation plus three-wave decay and scattering off ions [mpeg file]


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